SolarCity to Buy Zep Solar for $158 Million to Cut Install Costs

Bloomberg Businessweek

By Christopher Martin
October 9, 2013

SolarCity Corp. (SCTY:US), the rooftop-​​solar power provider that’s quadru­pled in value since its Decem­ber ini­tial pub­lic offer­ing, agreed to buy closely held Zep Solar Inc. for about $158 mil­lion in stock to ensure sup­plies of rack­ing sys­tems that cut instal­la­tion times in half.

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